2008 Young Artists Auditions Winners

January 5, 2008

The 2008 PCS Young Artists auditions were held January 5, 2008. The adjudicator was Jeffrey Sharkey, Director, Peabody Institute. Each winner will receive a $500 Perlow scholarship and will be presented in concert on February 3 or March 9, 2008.

The winners are, in alphabetical order:

Indy Bernard, piano, Pine-Richland Middle School

Michael DePasquale, cello, CAPA

Krishna Hegde, piano, Fox Chapel Area High School

The Hilal String Quartet
Jad Hilal, violin, Dorseyville Middle School, Fox Chapel
Leila Hilal, violin, Dorseyville Middle School, Fox Chapel
Olivia Hilal, viola, Dorseyville Middle School, Fox Chapel
Salem Hilal, cello, Fox Chapel Area High School

Alexander Lee, violin, Trinity High School, Washington, PA

Peter Levine, cello, CAPA

Charles Oestreich, piano, Franklin Elementary, North Allegheny School District

Erin Schmura, mezzo-soprano, Eastman School of Music

John-Marcel Williams, guitar, Harding Middle School, Steubenville, OH 

More information will follow on this page as schedules are finalized.

Thanks to all those who participated and congratulations to the winners.